Much can be learned from these sparkling miniatures. John Nunn examines both how the loser might have avoided disaster, and explains how the winner. Author: John Nunn Title: Brilliant Chess Miniatures Released: Format: pdf Size: 9 Mb Download book. A collection of games of 25 moves or fewer by a grandmaster. The accent is on instruction, discussing both how the loser could have avoided disaster and how.

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The most renowned author supplies typically lucid notes and plenty of well-placed diagrams to painlessly guide the reader through the chosen collection of beautiful games” – Paul Motwani, THE SCOTSMAN “An entertaining book, a collection of sparkling modern gems to instruct and entertain, the author believes that much can be learned – like how to avoid disasters, and how to punch home an early advantage to good effect – from these sparkling miniatures” – John Henderson, THE SCOTSMAN “All the games in this work are 25 moves or less Four times out of the first ten.


Delivery and Returns see our delivery rates and policies thinking of returning an item? Superb is not enough! Gambit books by John Nunn: A couple of the games are more curiosities and opening traps than they are real games of chess.

Fischer, Timman, Kramnik and Shirov all have wins. And to be really successful, your chess study should also be fun, and I think this book meets this criterion as well.

How many times did Kramnik make this collection? Is this book any good? Early on the book intermixes 1 and 2 page games. Refresh and try again.

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It would have also been nice to see a list of groupings like: He has won four gold medals in chess Olymiads and finished sixth overall in the World Cup in If you just love chess, miniatuees fall in love all over again! The unpleasant and unsurprising brilllant is that around game 12 we encounter a game that can be viewed only by flipping back and forth between pages, a hassle.


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101 Brilliant Chess Miniatures

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A couple of the examples are turkeys, and probably should not bripliant been nunh Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. The annotations and comments to all the games are top notch. Ryan miyu marked it as to-read Jun 11, To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Took 8 weeks to arrive, but worth the wait.

Brilliant Chess Miniatures by John Nunn

John Nunn at his best is better than most chess writers at their best. A collection of games of 25 moves or fewer by a grandmaster.

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